Steve Irons / 1/20/2015 - 5/14/2015
This course is designed to develop basic algebra skills. It covers positive and negative integers, exponents, fractions, first-degree equations and inequalities in one variable, polynomials, evaluation of algebraic expressions, factoring, rational expressions, radicals, an introduction to graphing in a quadrant system, and operations on sets. Students are not advised to go on to the next math course in the sequence if course grade or outcomes assessment indicates a below-average achievement. Prerequisite: MATH 015 with 'C' grade or better, or placement test score.